The times when investors were able to enjoy a quiet summer seem to be over. August was a volatile month for financial markets, with the VIX averaging 19, compared to 13 in July.
The theory of negative interest rates is straightforward, but the practice is not. What do negative rates mean for savers?
The S&P 500 could hit 10,000 by the mid-2030s
Historically, an inverted yield curve has been a useful indicator of recessions. However, quantitative easing may have distorted that signal.
Why J.P. Morgan Asset Management uses weighted average carbon intensity in its fund reporting
While no deal is not the most likely scenario in our view, the risks are rising. The UK outlook is binary. A Brexit deal could see sterling bounce to 1.40 against the dollar, but no deal on 31 October could see a further slump to 1.10.
Discover the latest reactions from global markets to the US China trade war. Tariff hikes and escalated tensions prove concerning for global expansion.
We expect continued solid returns for emerging market debt (EMD) over the next six to 12 months, driven by healthy fundamentals, a supportive net issuance level and attractive valuations.